Presentation on theme: "How do you study for a test?"— Presentation transcript:
1 How do you study for a test? Unit 1How do you study for a test?Section AUnit 1 How do you study for a test? Section A
2 She learns English by listening to tapes. listening to tapes They learn English by reading the textbook.reading the textbookThey learn English by working with friends.working with friends
3 She learns English by asking the teacher for help. ？He learns English by making vocabulary lists.making vocabulary listsShe learns English by making flashcards.making flashcards
4 √ ____by working with friends ____by making flashcards Check ( ) the ways you study for an English test. Add other ways you use sometimes.√____by working with friends____by making flashcards____by reading the textbook____by making vocabulary lists____by listening to tapes____by asking the teacher for helpOther ways: ____________________________________________
5 Pairwork Ask your partner how he or she studies for a test. A: How do you study for a test?B: I study by listening to radio.A: What do you think of the way?(How do you like the way?)B: Very useful. / …Pairkwork Ask your partner how he or she learns English
6 by +名词或动词-ing 形式的用法 Grammar Focus eg.1) I study English by watching English movies.我通过看英文电影学英语。He learns English by reading English papers.2) travel by air/land/sea. 航空(陆路，航海)旅行
7 e.g. There is a TV station by the river. 2）沿着，经由 3) go by train /boat/ bus乘火车 (船，公共汽车)去另外, by作为介词的意义有很多, 例如:1）在…旁边，靠近e.g. There is a TV station by the river. 2）沿着，经由e.g. They are comeing by the highway3）被，由（被动语态）e.g. These articles are written by Lu Xun.这些文章是由鲁迅写的
8 1b Listening practice a c b Listen. How do these students study for a test? Write letters from the pictures above:___ 1 Mei ___ 2 Pierre ____ 3 Antonioacb
9 √ √ √ √ Listening practice Questions 2a Listen and check (√) the questions you hear:Questions1.____ Do you learn English by watchingEnglish–language videos?2.____ Do you ever practice conversationswith friends?3.____ What about listening to tapes ?4.____ What about reading aloud to practicepronunciation?5.____ Have you ever studied with a group?√√√√
10 Yes, I have. I’ve learned a lot that way. 2b Listen again and match questions with answers.1. Do you learn English by watchingEnglish-language videos?2.Do you ever practice conversations with friends?3.What about listening to tapes?4.What about reading aloud to practice pronunciation?5.Have you ever studied with a group?dbcaYes, I have. I’ve learned a lot that way.Oh, yes. It improves my speaking skills.I do that sometimes. I think it helps.No. It’s too hard to understand the voices.
11 PAIRWORKMake conversations using the informations from 2a and 2b.S1: Have you ever practicedconversations with your friends?S2: Yes, I have. I’ve learned a lot that way.S2: Have you ever read aloud to practiceyour pronunciation?S1: No, I haven’t. I think it’s too hard.
12 Grammar Focus“How” questionsHow引导特殊疑问句有两种含义1）表示问候，无须准确回答e.g. How do you do?How are you?How is everything going?2）表示“怎样”
13 e.g.How is your new house? It’s great.你的新房子怎么样？它太棒了。-How do you learn English?你是怎样学习英语的？-I learn English by reading lots of English magazines.我通过读大量英文杂志学习英文。
14 Structure: “How + do + you / we / they + do + something?” We / They + do + by + sth. / doing.or “How + does + he / she / it + do + something?”He / She / It + does + by + sth. / doing.
19 3a Find out the 7 ways of learning English in the article and finish the chart on the textbook.This week we asked students at New Star HighSchool about the best ways to learn more English.Many said they learned by using English. Some students had more specific suggestions. Lillian Li, for example, said the best way to learn new words was by reading English magazines. She said that memorizing the words of pop songs also helped a little. When we asked about studying grammar, she said, “I never study grammar. It’s too boring.”
20 Wei Ming feels differently. He’s been learning English for six years and really loves it. He thinksstudying grammar is a great way to learn a lang-uage. He also thinks that watching English movies isn’t a bad way because he can watch the actors say the words. Sometimes, however, he finds watching movies frustrating because the people speak too quickly.Liu Chang said that joining the English club atschool was the best way to improve her English.students get lots of practice and they also have fun.She added that having conversations with friends was not helpful at all. “We get excited about something and then end up speaking in Chinese,” she said.
21 Read the article again and finish the chart on the textbook. Not successfulOKSuccessfulLillianLiReading English magazinesMemorizing the words of pop songsStudying grammar
22 Watching English movies Studying grammar Not successfulOKSuccessfulWeiMingLiu ChangWatching English moviesStudying grammarHaving conversa-tions with friendsJoining the English club
23 R: I’m making a program/doing a survey about Groupwork R=ReporterR: I’m making a program/doing a survey aboutlearning English. Can/May I ask you somequestions?A: Sure.R: Great! Could you tell me your name is?A: Lillian Li.R: How do you learn English ?A: I learn it by reading English magazines.R: How do you like the way?A: I think it’s successful.R: Excuse me, but what’s your name?B: Wei Ming.…S2: By watching English movies. …
24 Homework Write a short composition about how to learn English well. Goodbye thank you!
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